[OPE-L:32] [OPE-L:258] Re: Feeling like I am in a war zone

Ajit Sinha (ecas@cc.newcastle.edu.au)
Fri, 30 Oct 1998 16:22:26 +1100

At 09:19 29/10/98 +0000, you wrote:
>The Western NY press, especially the Buffalo Evening News, has the murder of
>abortion provider Dr. Barnett Slepian as large front page news everyday and
>2-3 full inside pages. In today's paper his wife is quoted as saying among
>other things that if she had known what was going to happen, she still would
>have wanted him to continue providing abortions. Dr. Slepian had great
>personal integrity and his clinic was the only one in Buffalo which provided
>services to the poor. For the time being, out-of-town doctors have flown in
>to offer services in his stead. A rally is planned for Saturday, as I
>previously posted (yes, I know this list is not typically for such
>Anyway, frankly, I just cannot handle theoretical discussions at this time
>(it has an air of unreality to me). Thus, I am sorry, but I cannot now
>follow the Chapter 1 discussions or what to do with the archives issues. I
>am not implying criticism of anyone of this list (I have done my own
>theortical discussions)--just stating where I am at, feeling I am in a war

How can anything be more important than chapter one discussion? Just
kidding Paul! So did they catch the murderer? An exBuffalonian, ajit sinha